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The Brother from Another Planet (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,700,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 7th, 1984 (Wide) by Cinecom
MPAA Rating: R for language, some drug content and brief nudity.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 47th Weekend 64 $8,137 Jul 26, 1985 325
Theater Average 47th Weekend 35 $2,712 Jul 26, 1985 325
Biggest Domestic 46th Weekend 75 $5,131 Jul 19, 1985 318
Theater Average 46th Weekend 41 $2,566 Jul 19, 1985 318
Biggest Domestic 45th Weekend 73 $10,559 Jul 12, 1985 311
Theater Average 45th Weekend 52 $2,112 Jul 12, 1985 311
Biggest Domestic 44th Weekend 66 $15,215 Jul 5, 1985 304
Theater Average 44th Weekend 38 $2,536 Jul 5, 1985 304
Biggest Domestic 43rd Weekend 69 $11,733 Jun 28, 1985 297
Theater Average 43rd Weekend 43 $2,347 Jun 28, 1985 297
Biggest Domestic 41st Weekend 57 $24,375 Jun 14, 1985 283
Theater Average 41st Weekend 24 $3,482 Jun 14, 1985 283
Biggest Domestic 40th Weekend 64 $22,236 Jun 7, 1985 276
Theater Average 40th Weekend 23 $3,706 Jun 7, 1985 276
Biggest Domestic 39th Weekend 59 $32,488 May 31, 1985 269
Theater Average 39th Weekend 35 $2,953 May 31, 1985 269
Biggest Domestic 38th Weekend 63 $29,750 May 24, 1985 262
Theater Average 38th Weekend 24 $3,719 May 24, 1985 262
Biggest Domestic 37th Weekend 70 $27,100 May 17, 1985 255
Theater Average 37th Weekend 65 $1,936 May 17, 1985 255
Biggest Domestic 36th Weekend 78 $28,278 May 10, 1985 248
Theater Average 36th Weekend 60 $2,020 May 10, 1985 248
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 76 $33,428 May 3, 1985 241
Theater Average 35th Weekend 61 $1,966 May 3, 1985 241
Biggest Domestic 34th Weekend 68 $42,700 Apr 26, 1985 234
Theater Average 34th Weekend 58 $2,372 Apr 26, 1985 234
Theater Average 33rd Weekend 68 $1,987 Apr 19, 1985 227
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 94 $32,649 Apr 12, 1985 220
Theater Average 32nd Weekend 38 $2,968 Apr 12, 1985 220
Theater Average 31st Weekend 71 $2,325 Apr 5, 1985 213
Theater Average 30th Weekend 62 $2,556 Mar 29, 1985 206
Theater Average 29th Weekend 56 $3,114 Mar 22, 1985 199
Theater Average 28th Weekend 57 $2,771 Mar 15, 1985 192
Theater Average 27th Weekend 54 $3,375 Mar 8, 1985 185
Theater Average 26th Weekend 58 $3,545 Mar 1, 1985 178
Theater Average 25th Weekend 51 $3,480 Feb 22, 1985 171
Theater Average 24th Weekend 35 $4,088 Feb 15, 1985 164
Theater Average 23rd Weekend 73 $3,138 Feb 8, 1985 157
Theater Average 22nd Weekend 73 $3,150 Feb 1, 1985 150
Theater Average 21st Weekend 64 $3,493 Jan 25, 1985 143
Theater Average 20th Weekend 72 $3,231 Jan 18, 1985 136
Theater Average 19th Weekend 32 $5,593 Jan 11, 1985 129
Theater Average 18th Weekend 41 $5,169 Jan 4, 1985 122
Theater Average 17th Weekend 17 $8,391 Dec 28, 1984 115
Theater Average 16th Weekend 43 $5,144 Dec 21, 1984 108
Theater Average 14th Weekend 97 $3,943 Dec 7, 1984 94
Theater Average 13th Weekend 79 $4,659 Nov 30, 1984 87
Theater Average 12th Weekend 29 $7,083 Nov 23, 1984 80
Theater Average 11th Weekend 39 $7,318 Nov 16, 1984 73
Theater Average 8th Weekend 62 $7,543 Oct 26, 1984 52

Cast

Joe Morton    The Brother
David Strathairn    Man in black
Steve James    Odell
Fisher Stevens    Card trickster
Bill Cobbs    Walter
Tom Wright    Sam

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/10/26 29 $67,887   9 $7,543   $67,887 8
1984/11/02 28 $119,927 +77% 28 $4,283   $216,909 9
1984/11/09 29 $98,811 -18% 19 $5,201   $347,243 10
1984/11/16 32 $109,766 +11% 15 $7,318   $505,243 11
1984/11/23 27 $106,247 -3% 15 $7,083   $632,282 12
1984/11/30 22 $107,148 +1% 23 $4,659   $771,827 13
1984/12/07 24 $67,037 -37% 17 $3,943   $869,090 14
1984/12/14 25 $60,547 -10% 17 $3,562   $951,982 15
1984/12/21 28 $118,301 +95% 23 $5,144   $1,088,369 16
1984/12/28 26 $192,988 +63% 23 $8,391   $1,305,588 17
1985/01/04 24 $144,741 -25% 28 $5,169   $1,473,805 18
1985/01/11 24 $167,804 +16% 30 $5,593   $1,689,856 19
1985/01/18 26 $90,460 -46% 28 $3,231   $1,813,352 20
1985/01/25 25 $97,796 +8% 28 $3,493   $1,948,302 21
1985/02/01 25 $85,037 -13% 27 $3,150   $2,076,189 22
1985/02/08 30 $78,442 -8% 25 $3,138   $2,177,981 23
1985/02/15 31 $89,935 +15% 22 $4,088   $2,288,767 24
1985/02/22 32 $66,113 -26% 19 $3,480   $2,374,623 25
1985/03/01 36 $60,261 -9% 17 $3,545   $2,453,618 26
1985/03/08 34 $53,999 -10% 16 $3,375   $2,523,635 27
1985/03/15 29 $63,735 +18% 23 $2,771   $2,604,423 28
1985/03/22 29 $62,276 -2% 20 $3,114   $2,690,273 29
1985/03/29 33 $33,234 -47% 13 $2,556   $2,744,266 30
1985/04/05 31 $34,874 +5% 15 $2,325   $2,795,271 31
1985/04/12 33 $32,649 -6% 11 $2,968   $2,840,479 32
1985/04/19 34 $13,907 -57% 7 $1,987   $2,867,530 33
1985/04/26 31 $42,700 +207% 18 $2,372   $2,915,910 34
1985/05/03 34 $33,428 -22% 17 $1,966   $2,966,780 35
1985/05/10 36 $28,278 -15% 14 $2,020   $3,007,422 36
1985/05/17 30 $27,100 -4% 14 $1,936   $3,043,452 37
1985/05/24 28 $29,750 +10% 8 $3,719   $3,081,760 38
1985/05/31 25 $32,488 +9% 11 $2,953   $3,119,015 39
1985/06/07 25 $22,236 -32% 6 $3,706   $3,162,690 40
1985/06/14 22 $24,375 +10% 7 $3,482   $3,195,289 41
1985/06/28 25 $11,733   5 $2,347   $3,216,502 43
1985/07/05 25 $15,215 +30% 6 $2,536   $3,235,415 44
1985/07/12 27 $10,559 -31% 5 $2,112   $3,250,654 45
1985/07/19 30 $5,131 -51% 2 $2,566   $3,258,940 46
1985/07/26 29 $8,137 +59% 3 $2,712   $3,269,276 47

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/10/26 27 $96,982   9 $10,776   $96,982 8
1984/11/02 26 $151,450 +56% 28 $5,409   $248,432 9
1984/11/09 28 $147,045 -3% 19 $7,739   $395,477 10
1984/11/16 27 $130,558 -11% 15 $8,704   $526,035 11
1984/11/23 24 $138,644 +6% 15 $9,243   $664,679 12
1984/11/30 21 $137,374 -1% 23 $5,973   $802,053 13
1984/12/07 22 $89,382 -35% 17 $5,258   $891,435 14
1984/12/14 23 $78,633 -12% 17 $4,625   $970,068 15
1984/12/21 27 $142,532 +81% 23 $6,197   $1,112,600 16
1984/12/28 24 $216,464 +52% 23 $9,411   $1,329,064 17
1985/01/04 23 $192,988 -11% 28 $6,892   $1,522,052 18
1985/01/11 23 $200,840 +4% 30 $6,695   $1,722,892 19
1985/01/18 24 $127,614 -36% 28 $4,558   $1,850,506 20
1985/01/25 23 $140,646 +10% 28 $5,023   $1,991,152 21
1985/02/01 22 $108,387 -23% 27 $4,014   $2,099,539 22
1985/02/08 27 $99,293 -8% 25 $3,972   $2,198,832 23
1985/02/15 30 $109,678 +10% 22 $4,985   $2,308,510 24
1985/02/22 31 $84,847 -23% 19 $4,466   $2,393,357 25
1985/03/01 33 $76,279 -10% 17 $4,487   $2,469,636 26
1985/03/08 27 $71,052 -7% 16 $4,441   $2,540,688 27
1985/03/15 26 $87,309 +23% 23 $3,796   $2,627,997 28
1985/03/22 27 $83,035 -5% 20 $4,152   $2,711,032 29
1985/03/29 31 $49,365 -41% 13 $3,797   $2,760,397 30
1985/04/05 28 $47,433 -4% 15 $3,162   $2,807,830 31
1985/04/12 29 $45,793 -3% 11 $4,163   $2,853,623 32
1985/04/19 32 $19,587 -57% 7 $2,798   $2,873,210 33
1985/04/26 29 $60,142 +207% 18 $3,341   $2,933,352 34
1985/05/03 34 $45,792 -24% 17 $2,694   $2,979,144 35
1985/05/10 31 $37,208 -19% 14 $2,658   $3,016,352 36
1985/05/17 25 $35,658 -4% 14 $2,547   $3,052,010 37
1985/05/24 25 $34,517 -3% 8 $4,315   $3,086,527 38
1985/05/31 22 $53,927 +56% 11 $4,902   $3,140,454 39
1985/06/07 19 $30,460 -44% 6 $5,077   $3,170,914 40
1985/06/28 22 $15,431   5 $3,086   $3,220,200 43
1985/07/05 24 $19,895 +29% 6 $3,316   $3,240,095 44
1985/07/12 26 $13,714 -31% 5 $2,743   $3,253,809 45
1985/07/19 24 $7,330 -47% 2 $3,665   $3,261,139 46

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